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28 min ago | Nanaimo News Bulletin

Nanaimo food bank signs deal to buy fresh produce

Fresh, locally grown, organic produce will be among food distributed by Loaves and Fishes Community Food Bank to clients this summer.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Genesee Country Express

12 Legitimate Reasons to Eat Organic

Myra Goodman, co-founder of Earthbound Farm -the largest grower of organic produce in North America-and her daughter Marea know a thing or two about what makes eating organic worth your while.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

The State News

Farmers in Training

Student Organic Farm on College Road. Students go through hands-on training for nine months to receive a certificate from Although most students apply what they have learned in lectures by writing term papers and filling out multiple-choice exams, some students display their knowledge out in the field with dirt-caked hands.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, Home Gardening, Home

The Courier Mailer

Clackamas County to celebrate program to retain, expand agriculture

Persimmons have been among the crops cultivated in the community gardens at Luscher Farm in Lake Oswego.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Clackamas County, OR, Lake Oswego, OR, Life, Food

Patch.com

Sign up now for the Global Growers Spring CSA Program

Global Growers Network is offering a Community Supported Agriculture Program where each week members receive a share of farm fresh, seasonal, organically grown, local produce.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Decatur, GA

Patch.com

Stratford Delegation Applauds "America the Beautiful" Grant for Community Orchard

Hartford - The Stratford Legislative Delegation congratulates Soundkeeper, Inc. for receiving an America the Beautiful grant.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Stratford, CT, Life, Food

Patch.com

Meet your farmer

John Krueger is making it easier than ever to eat fresh produce at home. He's the owner and operator of Starbrite Farm in Sussex County, New Jersey , which boasts more than 80 acres of certified organic farmland and food.

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Related Topix: Sussex County, NJ, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home, Westfield, NJ

KQED

Can Wal-Mart Really Make Organic Food Cheap For Everyone?

Wal-Mart is promising to drive down the prices of organic food by bringing in a new company, WildOats, to deliver a whole range of additional products.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

PR-inside.com

Herbal Supplements -Health and Beauty Supplements Are More Than a Flintstones Vitamin

Surely you can't be serious, they may say. But I eat healthy, they may say. I don't need that.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Sun-Star

Organic seed production

IT'S summertime and most farmers in the province at this time of the year are into vegetable production.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

KTVK Phoenix

Students harvest organic garden in pre-Earth Day celebration

Earth Day isn't officially observed until Tuesday, but some Valley kids were already digging into the celebration on Monday.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Home Gardening, Home, Goodyear, AZ, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Food, Vegetables

WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Organic, natural food market set to open

FORT WAYNE, Ind. The grand opening for a food retailer that's new to the Fort Wayne market has been scheduled for May 7. Earth Fare will occupy the former Scott's Food store located on Dupont Road near the intersection with Coldwater Road on the city's north side.

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Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, Life, Food

Herald Gazette

Warren farm receives grant to help low income families

For the fourth year in a row, Hatchet Cove Farm has received a grant from the Wholesome Wave Foundation to expand the accessibility to organic vegetables for low-income families.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Rockland, ME, Rockport, ME, Warren, ME

Newswise

Top Ten Functional Food Trends for 2014

The April 2014 issue of Food Technology magazine published by the Institute of Food Technologists features Contributing Editor A. Elizabeth Sloan's insights on the top 10 functional food trends for 2014.

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Medicine, Nutrition, Supplement, Fish Oil, Life, Food, Dieting

Sulekha.com

Traditional Food: Eating For Gut Or Seeding Audism?

By the way, I don't have to say it: Traditional Indian food can help autistic kids.

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Related Topix: Indian Cuisine, Life, Food, Family, Kids, Agriculture, Science, Parenting

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Star Online

City slickers find joy in running an organic farm

Healthy produce: Mangoes are among the fruits and vegetables grown on the organic farm of David Mak and Mohd Arafat Sharipudin.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science, Fruits

Estacada News

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Melissa and Andy Collman are raising more than dairy cows on their Cloud-Cap Farm near Boring.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Oregon, Drink, Milk

Sentinel & Enterprise

Cooperative lets consumers go to the source

Kerrie Hertel, who owns and operates a farm in town with her husband, Andy, and their four children, says knowing where the food comes from that she serves her family has always been important to her.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Massachusetts, Beef, Meat, Home Gardening, Home, Vegetables

Examiner.com

Shop Locally in San Francisco

For those looking to take home a bit of San Francisco's flavor, check out the SF Made website.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Fruits

Sat Apr 19, 2014

LongmontFYI

Boulder County residents quizzed about agriculture

Erin Dreistadt with Aspen Moon Farm places greens in a bag for a customer on the first day of the Longmont Farmer's Market at the Boulder County Fairgrounds.

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Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, Agriculture, Science, Longmont, CO, Life, Food

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